RLI Programs and Training

RLI Resident Summit Scholarships

Providing residents and fellows the opportunity to attend the annual RLI Leadership Summit is an important part of our mission. The RLI Resident Summit Scholarship Program ensures the exposure to expert business and radiology faculty in a business school setting. 


 The 2020 RLI Summit Scholarship Application process is now closed


NOTE: Several ACR chapters offer scholarships for their members to participate in RLI activities. Please check with your chapter representative for possible scholarship opportunities


Applicant Criteria

Applicants must: 

  • Be a member of the ACR. 
  • Be enrolled in the RLI. Enrollment is free - if not currently enrolled -  Enroll in the RLI.
  • Be a resident (in the second year, or higher, of radiology residency) or fellow enrolled in a radiology fellowship program that is affiliated with an ACGME accredited residency program (U.S or Canadian) -- as of the Summit program date.

Ensure that he/she is able to take the necessary time off to attend the RLI Summit.

Selection Criteria

Submissions are reviewed by the RLI Scholarship Review Committee which provide a recommendation to the RLI Board for final approval.

When selecting scholarship award recipients, the Committee members look for candidates who have demonstrated the following: 

  • Substantiated and sustained interest in leadership development and previous leadership experience 
  • Measurable engagement with and utilization of RLI offerings, i.e., program participation, webinar attendance, course completion, etc.
  • Clear articulation of what the applicant hopes to gain by attending the RLI Leadership Summit
  • An interest in pursuing other additional learning opportunities within the RLI beyond the Leadership Summit

Additionally, selection is based on the personal qualities of the candidate that indicate that he or she has exceptional leadership potential.

Requirements for Recipients

All scholarship recipients must:

  • Be willing to be photographed during their RLI experience and agree to be interviewed about their experience for various ACR publications.
  • Book his or her own travel and lodging through the ACR travel site. 
Questions? Email RLI@acr.org.

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